Movies and TV shows like Sweetbitter

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Sweetbitter (2018)
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Sweetbitter (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Shortly after arriving in New York City, 22-year-old Tess lands a job at a celebrated downtown restaurant. Swiftly introduced to the world of drugs, alcohol, love, lust, dive bars, and fine dining, she learns to navigate the chaotically alluring, yet punishing life she has stumbled upon.
Style: entertaining, light, colourful, scenic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: waitress, drugs/alcohol, kitchen, restaurant, female protagonist, youth, love, friendship, adaptation, sex, big city, workplace romance, chef, bartender, waiter, coming of age
Time: 2000s
Place: new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and touching films and TV series with plots about friendship, youth, society, friends, family relations, love and romance and lifestyle mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Sweetbitter: Famous in Love (2017), The Kitchen (2012), Welcome to Waikiki (2018), Class of '96 (1993), Mildred Pierce (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Famous in Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Ordinary college student Paige gets her big break after auditioning for the starring role in a Hollywood blockbuster. She must now navigate her new star-studded life and the highs and lows that come with being the new It Girl in town as well as ...
Style: romantic, light, realistic, sexy, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: hollywood, fame, popularity, sexual relations, youth, love triangle, couples, women, boyfriend, love and romance, gender, young adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Kitchen (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Story: Maksim "Max" Lavrov wants to become a great chef. But he finds out that the kitchen isn't the place for an easy career. And in restaurant "Claude Monet" this job looks even harder and much more complicated than just ...
Style: feel good, light, entertaining, captivating, humorous
Plot: restaurant, colleague colleague relationship, coworker relationship, chef, friendship, food, couple relations, kitchen, cooking, love, job, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Welcome to Waikiki (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Kang Dong-Goo dreams of becoming a movie director, but he is cynical due to bad luck. Cheon Joon-Ki wanted to follow in his father's footsteps and become an actor, but he is now just a minor actor. Bong-Doo-Sik came to Seoul to become a ...
Style: light, humorous, entertaining, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, boys' night
Plot: friendship, friends, buddies, workplace, youth, love, happy ending, family problems, multiple storylines, romance, love affair, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
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56%
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Class of '96 (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Class of '96 is an American drama series that aired on Fox from January to May 1993. The series was created by John Romano and filmed mostly at the University of Toronto.
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: college life, university, follow your dream, love and romance, teachers and students, power relations, student life, hopes, disorder, buddies, studying, college graduate ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Mildred Pierce (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 336 min.
Story: A newly divorced, uniquely independent woman struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family in Depression-era California.
Style: emotional, serious, clever, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: depression, family relations, single parent, divorced divorcee, lovers, tragic event, struggle, suffering, friendship, ambitious, divorce, social differences ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Time of Your Life (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Time of Your Life is an American drama series starring Jennifer Love Hewitt. The series is a spin-off of Party of Five, and features the character Sarah Reeves Merrin whom Hewitt portrayed on Party of Five.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: social relations, twentysomething life, adoption, city life, love and romance, singleness, starting over, urban, female protagonist
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Road to Calvary (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Story: Swept up in political unrest during World War I, two sisters in St. Petersburg cope with turbulent romances as Russian history is made around them.
Style: uplifting, touching, romantic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, relationships, male female relationship, couples, destiny, promise, love, couple relations, hopes, life is a bitch, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Junkhearts (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Frank is an ex-soldier, haunted by a violent past. He lives alone, drowning his nightmares with alcohol. Christine - smart and successful... on the surface, tackles life as a single working mother by immersing herself in drugs, parties and sex. ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, change of luck, society, alcohol abuse, youth, hopes, drugs/alcohol, friendship, teenage life, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Beyond the Break (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Beyond the Break is an American drama series set in Hawaii, that debuted on The N in June 2006.
Style: realistic, sexy, serious, touching, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, rise to the top, ambition, teenage love, friendship, rivalry, overcoming, love and romance, sport, teenage life, contests and competitions, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Underemployed (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Five friends learn to deal with the harsh realities of life after college.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college graduate, friendship, workplace situations, petty job, twentysomething life, friends, unfulfillment, youth, workplace, best friends, society, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Deep Water (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A modern day look at family through the eyes of three women as they work to balance work and life pressures.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, sincere
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: family relations, husband wife relationship, businesswoman, adaptation, society, female protagonist, destiny, friendship, romance, lifestyle, fight, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Breaking Point (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
Story: BREAKING POINT follows a group of friends dealing with dreams, triumphs, and heartaches as day-to-day transitions and setbacks threaten their relationships and livelihoods.
Plot: lesbian, seduction, gay, divorce, lie, friendship, love, sex, deception, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Games People Play (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Three ambitious women navigate the highly competitive world of professional sports.
Style: disturbing, psychological, sincere, captivating
Plot: basketball, gambling, marriage, college, money, murder, police, investigation, infidelity, game, society, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Tales of Innocence (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the aftermath of an accident, a naive girl finds herself torn between an unscrupulous prosecutor, and a vindictive plaintiff.
Style: sentimental, sweet, romantic, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: parents and children, love, destiny, intrigue, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, hopes, girl heroine, love hate relationship, reunion, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.4
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Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: witty, talky, stylized, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama, date night
Plot: teenage love, high school, popularity, youth, love triangle, lifestyle, love and romance, friends, betrayal, gossip and rumors, high society, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.6
 571
School 2017 (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Story: A coming-of-age story about the lives of 18-year-old high school students who are valued according to their ranking in school. Despite their frustrations, they find out how to make their own way in this world that seems to be a stagnant cycle of ...
Style: buddy comedy, emotional, romantic, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, romance, coming of age, friendship, friends, teenage life, spoken inner thoughts, teenage boy, teenage girl, love affair, twists & turns, stereotypes ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Choking Man (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The social anxiety of a morbidly shy Ecuadorian dishwasher working in a Queens diner provides the psychological engine that powers this blend of drama and magical realism.
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: immigrants, city life, friendship, restaurant, self discovery, americana, social misfits, workplace romance, family relations, diner, workplace, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Brooklyn Bridge (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Brooklyn Bridge is an American television program which aired on CBS between 1991 and 1993. It is about a Jewish American family living in Brooklyn in the middle 1950s. The premise was partially based on the childhood of executive producer and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious
Plot: family relations, coming of age, jewish, jewish family, misfit, social differences, society, youth, social misfits, social relations, friends, family life ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1956
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Katy Keene (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A group of aspiring artists living in New York City try to make their dreams come true.
Style: realistic, intense, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, friendship, multiple storylines, interlinked stories, life turned upside down, romance, big city, teenage angst, city life, fashion, fashion designer, sewing ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Mrs. Fletcher (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 31 min.
Story: A dual coming-of-age comedy exploring the impact of internet porn and social media, Mrs. Fletcher follows empty nest divorcée Eve Fletcher — as she reinvents her life to find the happiness and sexual fulfillment that’s eluded her, and her ...
Style: romantic, humorous, topical humor, social, sex comedy
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: sexual fantasy, older woman younger man sex, older woman younger man relationship, midlife crisis, female protagonist, lesbian sex, social relations, youth, adaptation, relationships, sex, mother son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 23K
The Deuce (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of the legalization and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York’s Times Square from the early ’70s through the mid ’80s, exploring the rough-and-tumble world that existed there until the rise of HIV, the violence of the ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, sexy, gross out humor, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female nudity, prostitution, pornography, drugs/alcohol, male objectification, porn industry, porn, society, sleaze, sex scene, rivalry, party ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.4
 655
Any Day Now (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Any Day Now is an American drama series that aired on the Lifetime network from 1998 to 2002. The show stars Annie Potts and Lorraine Toussaint, who are best friends despite the difference in their races. The show's title is taken from the ...
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: interracial relations, civil rights, female friendship, blacks and whites, friendship, couples, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, friends, strong female presence, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s ...
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Feed (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Olivia and Matthew Grey, 18-year-old twins born into a world of privilege and high expectations. There are almost no boundaries between them - even their dreams are connected.
Style: touching, psychological, disturbing, sincere, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: anorexia, twins, hospitalization, eating disorder, family, adaptation, life is a bitch, youth, love, friendship, hospital, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Breaking & Exiting (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Harry, a charming house thief, gets more than he bargains for during an attempted burglary when he stumbles upon Daisy and decides to save her from herself, sending both of them into a darkly comedic journey of self discovery and love.
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous, sincere, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: female nudity, adventure, romance, love and romance, love, male female relationship, thief, lifestyle, youth, friendship, adaptation, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Beautiful Life: TBL (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The daily lives of young models living together in a models' residence in New York, while struggling to deal with the cutthroat competition and fleeting fame of the fashion world.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, contemplative
Audience: teens
Plot: model, rise to the top, desire for fame, ambition, lifestyle, intrigue, teenage life, youth, dishonesty, haunted by the past, rivalry, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.3
 43K
Euphoria (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A group of high school students navigate love and friendships in a world of drugs, sex, trauma, and social media.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, captivating, psychedelic, serious ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: drug addict, drugs, teenage life, high school, sex, youth, parents and children, first love, hallucination, friends, sexuality, alcohol ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Heartbreak High (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Heartbreak High is a popular Australian television series that ran for five years from 1994 to 1999. The series dealt with the students of Hartley High, a tough high school in a multi-racial area of Sydney, and proved to be a more gritty and ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, ambition, drugs/alcohol, suburban life, up and down relationship, social relations, power relations, sexual content, dedicated educator, underdog, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Young Americans (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Young Americans is an American television drama created by Steven Antin. The show debuted on July 12, 2000 on The WB network as a summer replacement for, and spin-off from, another Columbia TriStar Television production, Dawson's Creek. The ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, teenage love, fall in love, buddies, love and romance, coming of age, cross dressing, school, lifestyle, boarding school, youth, cheating ...
Time: 90s
Place: maryland, usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Chosen (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Chosen follows the story of two teenage boys determined to remain friends despite the deep differences between their two families. Set in New York during the 1940s, this provocative film follows the son of an orthodox rabbi and the son of a ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, contemplative, nostalgic ...
Plot: friendship, chosen one, culture clash, coming of age, parents and children, teenage life, society, friends, family relations, interracial relations, youth, clergy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: new york, usa, israel, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Story of a Girl (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a compromising video of sixteen-year-old Deanna Lambert hits social media, her teenage life is changed forever. Overcoming bullies, hurtful school-yard taunts and the enduring rage and disappointment of her father, Deanna longs to escape a life ...
Style: light, romantic, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: viral video, summer vacation, humiliation, baby, restaurant, teenage mother, teenage girl, waitress, teenager, high school, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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